A menos que se faça uma reflexão acerca dos critérios que se usam para considerar algo perceptível e, por extensão, existente no mundo, os textos de Philip Dick não farão, em princípio, sentido. Sua ontologia — talvez o melhor termo para o caso — não é aquela a que estamos acostumados e, assim, ou fazemos um esforço para reconstituir esse novo quadro (esforço que o autor jamais empreende) ou deixamos de lado suas obras como um emaranhado inconsistente de descrições,... Topics: Philip Dick, filosofia, literatura, ficção científica, epistemologia
LibriVox recording of The Eyes Have It & Tony and the Beetles, by Philip K. Dick Read by Phil Chenevert Aliens have invaded the earth! Horrible one celled creatures disguised as normal human beings ! Well, at least that is what it seems to the author. Yes, The Eyes Have It is a whimsical story, making gentle fun of certain writing styles, but only a topflight science-fictionist like Philip Dick , we thought, could have written this story, in just this way. Tony and the Beetles takes place... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: science fiction, philip dick, librivox, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Beyond the Wub & The Skull, by Philip K. Dick Read by Phil Chenevert Two stories in the inimitable Philip Dick style. What is a Wub? A 400 pound slovenly, fat, ungainly, drooling animal that looks like a cross between a walrus and an enormous hog? Well, yes that is pretty much what he looks like and for 50 cents, a good bargain no matter how he tastes. The hungry spaceship crew expect to find out. Of course the Wub may not entirely agree but it doesn't have much to say... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: science fiction, SF, philip Dick, short stories Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Nor Iron Bars A Cage.... by Randall Garrett Read by Phil Chenevert Iron bars do not confine a Man—only his body. There are more subtle, and more confining bindings, however....Police methods of the future will naturally use complex new technology but police will still need to deal with the same old sad human nature, forever doing horrible deeds. The night stick may be replaced by the hypo-gun but is prison the only solution? Listen to this speculative story from Randall... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: science fiction, pulp, philip dick, librivox, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of MR. SPACESHIP, by PHILIP K. DICK Read by Phil Chenevert The war with the Yucks from Proxima Centauri was claimed to be a stalemate but they were really winning. The mine belts they laid seemed to propagate themselves and were slowly strangling Terran planets. How did they do that? What was their secret? The answer was baffling and the best human minds could only conclude that their ships and mines were somehow alive. So, the next desperate step was to ask "If they are... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: audiobook, librivox, science fiction, si-fi, philip dick Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Second Variety, by Philip K. Dick. Read by Phil Chenevert First published in Space Science Fiction May 1953. "The claws were bad enough in the first place—nasty, crawling little death-robots. But when they began to imitate their creators, it was time for the human race to make peace—if it could!" When future war becomes so horrific that humans turn to machines and computers to design ways to kill each other strange things may happen. And DO in this classic... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: SF, science fiction, SciFi, philip Dick, librivox, audiobooks Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Short Movie by David Hunt, Tim Ridgarde, Loz Hufford, James Whitworth, Dan Blacker, Alex Wilkie. Based on "The Electrical Ant" by P.K. Dick Topics: no fat clips, short movie, animation, cgi, robot, Philip Dick
A collection of public domain works recorded by a member of LibriVox. Source is mostly Project Gutenberg texts and one book on Google PD texts. In this issue a profile of Dorothy Parker from 1920 or thereabouts, and chapter 3 of Allan Chaffee's Unexplored!, plus an early short story by Philip Dick. Topics: audio book, audiobook, adventure, biography, humor, art, science fiction, poetry, Dorothy Parker,...
Аудиокниги разных авторов в исполнении Григория Неделько. С музыкальным сопровождением. Выпуск 1. (В двух вариантах: хай-бит 320 кбит/с и лоу-бит 96 кбит/с.) / Audiobooks of various authors read by Grigoriy Nedelko. With music. Issue 1. (In two variants: high bit 320 kbit/s and low bit 96 kbit/s.)Содержание: / Content:1. Григорий Неделько... Topics: аудиокниги, audiobooks, книги, books, рассказы, stories, short stories,...